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Beyoncé

One of the most recognizable figures in contemporary music, Beyoncé rose to fame as the central member of pop-R&B group Destiny's Child before embarking on a multi-platinum, record-breaking solo career in 2001. Booming record sales, Grammy awards, movie roles, and marriage to rapper/CEO Jay-Z combined to heighten her profile in the 2000s. Billboard named her female artist of the decade, while the RIAA acknowledged that, through 64 gold and platinum certifications, she was the decade's top-selling artist. Once she released her fifth solo album in 2013, it was evident that the singer, songwriter, and dancer wasn't merely an entertainer but a progressive artist as well.

Born in Houston in September 1981, Beyoncé Giselle Knowles began performing at age seven, winning over 30 local competitions for her dancing and vocal abilities. She joined her cousin Kelly Rowland and classmates LaTavia Roberson and LeToya Luckett in forming an adolescent vocal group. Mathew Knowles, Beyoncé's father and Rowland's legal guardian, signed on to be the girls' manager, eventually quitting his full-time job to focus on their efforts. This situation would ultimately lead to the creation of one of the most popular female R&B groups of all time -- Destiny's Child.

Destiny's Child gained momentum throughout the '90s. They appeared on Star Search in 1992 (under the name Girls Tyme) and weathered several lineup changes before signing to Columbia in 1997. Four studio albums later, the group had officially become the best-selling female group of all time, with such smash hits as "Jumpin' Jumpin'," "Bills, Bills, Bills," "Say My Name," and "Survivor" bolstering the young women's momentum despite lawsuits from former members Roberson and Luckett (who contested Mathew Knowles' management, claiming he withheld profits and unjustly favored his daughter and niece). In 2001, Beyoncé, Rowland, and replacement member Michelle Williams allowed themselves a break from the group to pursue individual solo careers. Before landing several movie roles, Beyoncé became the first African-American female artist and second woman ever to win the annual ASCAP Pop Songwriter of the Year Award. An appearance in the MTV drama Carmen: A Hip Hopera quickly followed, but it was her role as Foxxy Cleopatra in 2002's Austin Powers in Goldmember that established her as a true Hollywood star.

While her inclusion on the movie's soundtrack failed to chart nationally, Beyoncé's full-length solo debut, 2003's Dangerously in Love, reached multi-platinum status. Featuring collaborations with Sean Paul, Missy Elliott, OutKast's Big Boi, and romantic interest Jay-Z, the album spawned a total of four Top Ten singles and garnered the singer five Grammys. Destiny's Child reconvened the following year to release Destiny Fulfilled; upon completing the resulting tour, the group issued one final album, a greatest-hits compilation entitled #1's, and subsequently disbanded. Beyoncé turned her full attention to her burgeoning solo career. She released B'day in September 2006 and, three months later, turned in an award-winning performance for the movie musical Dreamgirls. The singer then embarked on the Beyoncé Experience concert tour and released a live DVD in November 2007.

The following year proved to be another busy one as Beyoncé landed the role of Etta James in Cadillac Records, a musical biopic that explored the heyday of Chicago's Chess label. Shooting commenced in February 2008, with Beyoncé also serving as co-executive producer. One month before the film's December release, the singer released her third studio album, I Am...Sasha Fierce. The double-disc effort emphasized her two distinct personalities, allowing Beyoncé to explore both mainstream sounds and traditional R&B. Some live releases followed. Released in 2009, I Am...Yours, a CD/DVD set, documented an August 2009 performance at Wynn Las Vegas, while 2010's I Am...World Tour, available in separate audio and video formats, was recorded at London's significantly larger O2 Arena (a few months after the Vegas program). She followed ten Grammy nominations with 2011's 4, which debuted at the top of the Billboard 200. One of her most energetic and empowering tracks, "Run the World (Girls)," was issued as the lead single, while "Love on Top" eventually won a Grammy for Best Traditional R&B Performance.

Giving birth to Blue Ivy Carter in January 2012 didn't slow her down. Within a few months, she was performing in Atlantic City, and she later appeared at President Barack Obama's second inauguration. Joined by Michelle Williams and Kelly Rowland, she headlined the Super Bowl XLVII halftime show. Life Is But a Dream, a documentary, first aired on HBO in February 2013, and was followed by appearances on albums by Rowland, the-Dream, and Jay-Z. New material, such as "Bow Down" and "Standing on the Sun," trickled out without proper release. Then, on December 13 -- with no preceding announcement -- Beyoncé released a self-titled album with accompanying videos. Her husband and daughter, along with Drake, Frank Ocean, and writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (via a sampled TED talk), made guest appearances. Knowles, assisted by the likes of Hit-Boy, Pharrell, Timbaland, Justin Timberlake, and Miguel, co-wrote and co-produced the majority of the album's material. Like Beyoncé's four previous solo albums, it went to number one, and quickly went platinum in the U.S. Three months after she completed the Mrs. Carter Show world tour, she and Jay-Z embarked on the On the Run tour, which reached the U.S., Canada, and France from June through September 2014. ~ Andrew Leahey, Rovi
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Track List: I Am...Yours. An Intimate Performance At Wynn Las Vegas

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Track List: Naughty Girl / Everything I Do

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Track List: Me, Myself And I/Krazy In Luv

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Track List: 7/11 (Single)

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Track List: Diva (Remix Single)

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Track List: Flawless Remix (Single)

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Track List: Halo (Gomi & RasJek Club Mix) (Single)

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Track List: Ring Off (Single)

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Track List: Si Yo Fuera Un Chico (Single)

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Track List: Why Don't You Love Me (Radio Single)

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Put some clothes on Lady!!! I want a thumb down button.
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❤️
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I wont either...... EVER BABY!!!!!!!!
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Won't ever stop loving your music
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My life :(
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Love you���������
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Love your music
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I love your music the best song I love is xoxo����
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Omg!! She is awesome��
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I love her music
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I have no idea why she has less likes than Taylor Swift. This isn't even hate on Taylor Swift. But when Taylor released 1989, everybody was blowing up her page. When Beyonce released her album, hardly anybody rippled on here. Why is that?
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I think she is awesome
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It like I been awake every risk that I taking - halo
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I love her so much
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I love ur songs
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i love beyonce, she my favorite singer and dancer. i look up to her!!!!!!!!! ! ! !
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She rock all the people who don't like her just hating
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The fact that the two men were arrested and
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I WOKE UP LIKE THIS✋����
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She's all bomb #nolie
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I do not like Beyoncé. Sorry. I just Do.
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Never give up on your music ��
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Love you I'm a huge fan of Beyoncé ����❤️����
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Best girl ever
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Nicole 78 love her song and the moves
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You bad
Keep doing you
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1+1 is stfu got me here and i loved this song ever since
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I've never heard her before till now. She's good!
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You're awesome ��
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You're the best and i love your song feelin myself
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Beyoncé is gorgeous I love her voice, she's awesome!!
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You are pretty
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Omg love solider. Wha happen. To lil wayans part in the song?????
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❤️Beyoncé is Bāē follow me if u think❤️
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Love ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️
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Love ������������
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Great music to song
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This for me this is for you
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I love this song so much❤️❤️❤️
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Great music
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Follow
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I play for queen b
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I love this song
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Smack it smack it in the air❤️��
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I woke up like this........ a n d they be FLAWLESS❤️❤️ ️ luv that song
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I ♥️ this song
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She changed a lot from jayz but I mean no harm
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yea shes the best
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She is awesome
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